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When Men Carried Clubs and Women Played Ding-Dong (1971)

Quando gli uomini armarono la clava e... con le donne fecero din-don (original title)
R | | Comedy | January 1974 (USA)
Prehistoric cave-stud Ari wins lovely virgin Listra in a pig-catching contest, but their attempts at "Ding-Dong" keep getting interrupted by idiot battles between his tribe, The Cave ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Antonio Sabato ...
Ari (as Antonio Sabàto)
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Gott
Vittorio Caprioli ...
Gran Profe
Nadia Cassini ...
Listra
Howard Ross ...
Mash
Elio Pandolfi ...
Lonno
Lucretia Love ...
Lella
Pia Giancaro ...
Bea
Gisela Hahn ...
Sissi
Valeria Fabrizi
Sandro Dori
Vittorio Congia
Elio Crovetto
Gerry Bruno ...
Runt
Patrizia Adiutori
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Prehistoric cave-stud Ari wins lovely virgin Listra in a pig-catching contest, but their attempts at "Ding-Dong" keep getting interrupted by idiot battles between his tribe, The Cave Dwellers, and their neighbors, The Lake Dwellers. Annoyed that hubby would rather make war than Ding-Dong, Listra organizes the women of both tribes to go on strike and "abstain Ding-Dong" until the men stop fighting. It all happens back in the days when men carried clubs and women played ding-dong, an Italian stone-age sex comedy based on the Greek classic "Lysistrata" and filled with shapely cavewomen sporting '70s hairstyles, a gay caveman with the hots for the hero, a title tune that will follow you forever and, of course, plenty of old-fashioned Ding-Dong! Written by Anonymous

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Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 58883 delivered on 29-9-1971. See more »


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I troglomen
Written by Corbucci - Alluminio - Chiaramello
Performed by gli alluminogeni
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The movie is funny but sound quality is horrible.
16 September 2003 | by (Kansas City, MO) – See all my reviews

I liked the movie because it is just plain corny, but the sound quality on the copy that I bought is really poor. I love the theme music at the beginning of the movie but I'm not going to describe it because I would ruin it. A must see if you like cheesy cavemen movies like Caveman with Ringo Starr or Cave Girl.


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